Perungattur is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 895 families residing in the village Perungattur. The total population of Perungattur is 3,735 out of which 1,839 are males and 1,896 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Perungattur is 1,031.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Perungattur village is 404 which is 11% of the total population. There are 202 male children and 202 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Perungattur is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,031) of Perungattur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Perungattur is 82.7%. Thus Perungattur village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 90.9% and the female literacy rate is 74.79% in Perungattur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Perungattur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Perungattur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Perungattur village.
In Perungattur village out of total population, 1,936 were engaged in work activities. 91.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,936 workers engaged in Main Work, 82 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 917 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Perungattur village in Cheyyar.